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Smartwings Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Prague

Wednesday, April 11, 2018
By George Hatcher
Smartwings Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Prague

Smartwings flight QS-3179 made an emergency landing in Prague, Czech Republic, on April 9th. The Boeing 737-800 plane flying from Tel Aviv, Israel, was on approach to Prague when the crew reported they had a park brake set indication. The plane landed safely. All one hundred and seventy passengers aboard remained unharmed. Download article... »

Swiss Global Air Lines Flight Makes Emergency Landing due to Brakes Problem

Monday, April 9, 2018
By George Hatcher

Swiss Global Air Lines flight LX-1248 made an emergency landing in Stockholm, Sweden, on April 7th. The plane flying from Zurich, Switzerland, was on final approach to Stockholm when the crew reported an issue with the brakes and went around. The plane subsequently landed safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article... »

British Airways Flight Returns to Heathrow Airport due to Brakes Problem

Wednesday, January 17, 2018
By George Hatcher
British Airways Flight Returns to Heathrow Airport due to Brakes Problem

British Airways flight BA-1468 made an emergency landing at Heathrow Airport, England, on January 15th. The Airbus A319-100 plane took off for Inverness, Scotland, but had to return after the crew received indication of an issue with the brakes. The plane landed back safely. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Vueling Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Amsterdam

Tuesday, October 31, 2017
By George Hatcher
Vueling Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Amsterdam

Vueling Airlines flight VY-8406 had to return and make an emergency landing in Amsterdam, Netherlands, on October 28th. The Airbus A320-200 plane took off for London Luton Airport, England, but had to turn back after the crew received indication of hot brakes. The plane landed back safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed.... »

LOT Polish Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Warsaw

Wednesday, September 27, 2017
By George Hatcher
LOT Polish Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Warsaw

LOT Polish Airlines flight LO-522 made an emergency landing in Warsaw, Poland, on September 25th. The Embraer ERJ-175 plane flying from Prague, Czech Republic, was descending toward Warsaw when the crew received indication of a possible issue with the brakes, and declared an emergency. The plane landed safely. All eighty-two people aboard remained unharmed.... »

Swiss International Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Switzerland

Thursday, August 3, 2017
By George Hatcher
Swiss International Airlines Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Switzerland

Swiss International Airlines flight LX-1019 had to make an emergency landing in Zurich, Switzerland, on August 1st. The Airbus A319-100 plane flying from Dusseldorf, Germany, was descending toward Zurich when the crew noticed minor brakes issues and requested emergency assistance. The plane landed uneventfully. All thirty-three passengers aboard remained safe. Download article as PDF »

Gulf Air Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Peshawar, Pakistan

Wednesday, April 5, 2017
By George Hatcher
Gulf Air Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Peshawar, Pakistan

Gulf Air flight GF-784 made an emergency landing in Peshawar, Pakistan, on April 4th. The Airbus A330-200 plane flying from Bahrain was on approach to Peshawar when the crew reported an issue with the brakes. The plane landed safely and was towed to the apron. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download article... »

JetBlue Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Fort Lauderdale

Thursday, March 16, 2017
By George Hatcher
JetBlue Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Fort Lauderdale

JetBlue flight B6-1675 had to return and make an emergency landing in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, on March 15th. The Airbus A320-200 plane took off for Kingston, Jamaica, but had to turn back after the crew noticed an issue with the brakes. The plane landed back safely. All passengers and crew members remained unharmed. Download... »

S7 Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing due to Brakes Problem

Wednesday, February 8, 2017
By George Hatcher
S7 Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing due to Brakes Problem

S7 Airlines flight S7-1148 made an emergency landing in Moscow, Russia, on February 6th. The Airbus A320-200 plane flying from Krasnodar, Russia, was on final approach to Moscow when the crew reported a brakes problem and went around. The plane landed safely. Everyone aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Saudi Arabian Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Egypt

Thursday, November 3, 2016
By George Hatcher
Saudi Arabian Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Egypt

Saudi Arabian Airlines flight SV-321 made an emergency landing in Cairo, Egypt, on November 1st. The Airbus A321-200 plane flying from Dammam, Saudi Arabia, was on final approach to Cairo when the crew received a brakes fault indication and prepared for an emergency landing. The plane landed uneventfully. All passengers and crew members remained... »

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    about 6 hours ago
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    about 6 hours ago
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